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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #179
April 30, 2015

Truforte Market Watch

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Thank you for visiting www.TruforteBusinessGroup.com and subscribing to our Truforte Market Watch e-zine. Here are this weeks New or Updated opportunites and the latest Florida businesses for sale information. We hope we can help you achieve your goal of finding that perfect Florida business opportunity.


Accounting

 

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BBF-95104015

Sarasota, Florida USA

CPA Practice

425,000

51,300

163,080

453,000

 

Established and successful CPA practice for sale in Sarasota County. Seller is ready for semi-retirement and willing to assist buyer on a part-time basis. 66% tax services, 20% attest services and 14% small business accounting services. The firm has an excellent reputation in the community and a loyal clientele. Experienced staff in place. Lease terms are negotiable. SBA Lender prequalified, terms are approximate (add loan fees of $16,200 to down payment). ACT NOW OR LOSE THIS RARE OPPORTUNITY!

 

Agricultural

 

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BBF-95102085

Charlotte, Florida USA

Fish Farm

550,000

400,000

0

0

 

Aquaculture farm offers an excellent opportunity to cultivate a variety of fish, microgreens, vegetables, dragonfruit and other plants. Included in the sale is 22 acres with a pristine lake that feeds the eco-friendly system. Property includes green houses set up for fish farming, hydroponic cultivation, vertigro systems, and microgreen cultivation. Plenty of room for expansion as well as the further development of value added products. Excellent opportunity for new owner to take this to next level.

 

Animals/Pets

 

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BBF-95175017

Manatee, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Pet Sitting

140,000

140,000

85,618

96,820

 

HOME BASED PROFESSIONAL PET SITTING SERVICE WITH OPTIONS FOR DOG WALKING ,INHOME OVERNIGHT PET SITTING, GROOMING ETC. NO EMPLOYEES, NO RENT. MANY REPEAT CUSTOMERS. MANATEE CHAMBER AWARD FOR SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR.

 

Automotive

 

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BBF-84300288

Sarasota, Florida USA

Auto Car Wash

595,000

595,000

74,000

100,000

 

Opportunity! Completely renovated Car Wash, 18 months old, in beautiful SW FL Gulf city. Top of line equipment, adjacent to I-75, McDonalds & 4 Hotels. 47,500 Sq ft property. Including one automatic bay w/water wizard unit. New Unitez entry system, 5 self-serv bays, 2 bays are R/V & Boat access. 9 vacuum units. 8 vending units. New std Dual Bill Change Machine. New crypto pay wireless credit card acceptors. A Tunnel would fit perfectly in the R/V bay, turning this into a full-serv car wash.

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-895300129

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Hair Salon

99,900

99,900

42,128

80,000

 

Looking to work on and not in your business? This gorgeous turn key Salon business would be a great fit ! One of the fastest growing areas in Florida. Chair rental with capacity to grow income with other fitted areas ready to go...pedicure, manicure etc. Outfitted to a extremely high standard with quality furniture, fixtures, equipment and ready for a new owner to continue the success. Seller requires financial statement / resume for pre-qualification prior to release of salon's name / location.

 

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BBF-894043839

Sarasota, Florida USA

Tanning Salon

39,000

39,000

22,510

45,000

 

Beautifully decorated Tanning Salon offering tan beds, custom spray tan , manicures, pedicures and facials. Salon has 4 beds, 1 stand up unit and 1 spray room as well as facial and pedicure rooms. Established 13 years with stable following and unbelievably low rent . Busy shopping mecca in well known area .

 

Construction

 

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BBF-95102131

Collier, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Excavating/Trucking

3,875,000

3,875,000

623,492

3,415,323

 

With the building market on the rebound now is an excellent opportunity to own one of Southwest Florida's leading grading contractors. With a top notch workforce and plenty of machinery this company has established relationships with many of the areas leading builders. Sales have been increasing steadily over the last 3 years and the future out look of the company looks strong.

 

Educational/School

 

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BBF-81110730

Sarasota, Florida USA

Education Tutoring

62,500

62,500

20,158

62,654

 

Great concept to help kids learn technical skills and develop their creativity as well as their attention, motor skills and spacial intelligence. This franchise provide classes, including after-school, camps, field trips, birthday parties, etc. Other specialty programs are also available. Because the programs are at 3rd parties locations, this business is home-based and allow a lot of flexibility to its owner while reducing to a minimum the fixed, recurring costs.

 

Equipment S & S

 

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BBF-90406596

Sarasota, Florida USA

Hydraulic Equipment Repair

79,900

79,900

47,141

58,049

 

This unique FORKLIFT & CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT REPAIR business has very little or no competition and could be greatly increased. After 23 years due to medical problems the owner must sell. His grandson is working with him and is very qualified. He would like to stay on with a new owner.

 

Fitness

 

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BBF- 95101087

Charlotte, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Fitness Center

135,000

75,000

55,073

129,437

 

This is a resale of a location of a leading franchise fitness center for women offering exercise & weight loss programs. Has affiliation with several weigh loss companies. Well establish and has approximately 500 seasonal agreements & 300 off season. Franchise transfer fee is $7,000 & the Franchise royalty fee is 5% of gross plus 3% advertising (very effective). Excellent Franchise support and will require training for new owner. Buyer must be qualified by the franchiser.

 

Food Business Retail

 

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BBF- 94700850

Collier, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Specialty Bakery

129,000

129,000

78,833

209,598

 

A great cash generator for a twosome to operate their own elegant Confectionery with baked cookies, fine chocolates and assorted candies in Tin City in the heart of Naples' tourist district. Owners have taken the business to the next level with meticulous presentations, marketing and asset additions. Sales have increased with new product lines, online marketing, catering, mail order, wholesale & corporate trade, a website and Facebook page. Financials assume operation by owners with no employees.

 

Gas Station

 

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BBF-894043840

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Gas Station/C-Store

150,000

150,000

81,164

5,318,798

 

Gas Station with Convenience Store located on major 6 lane road in Sarasota County. Has 5 double pumps with diesel and large propane tank for refills. Fully equipped convenience store averaging $70K per month inside sales and over 80K gallons per month fuel . Jobber pays 60% of credit card fees and station owner receives 2 cents per gallon commission. Established over 40 years with same owner for the last 10 years.Seller will finance inventory only.

 

Ice Cream/Yogurt/Ice

 

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BBF-90406599

Lee, Florida USA

Ice Cream Store

250,000

250,000

68,865

196,603

 

Steps from the beach in a fabulous island community. This well-known ICE CREAM business is experiencing sales growth in 3rd year of 60% over sale period last year. Inside and outside seating. Brisk walk-up and bicycle traffic as well as plenty of parking. Equipment is in good shape and all in place. This is an excellent opportunity to work on an island beach location in a turn-key operation with growing sales.

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF- 84337002

Sarasota, Florida USA

Irrigation/Sprinkler

240,000

180,000

113,081

440,442

 

SW FL comml./residential sprinkler syst. sales & svcs. co. servicing tri-county area for over 33 yrs. Jobs have included many comml. projects along with 5,000+ homes. Monthly & annual service contracts. Does work with major area builders. Svcs. include repair/modification of existing sprinkler syst., new construction design & layout, install & service of lighting syst. with sprinkler syst. Modern & specialized equip. High growth in SW Florida area. Seller financing available to qualified buyer.

 

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BBF- 92403479

Sarasota, Florida USA

Lawn Biz Commercial

550,000

137,500

215,129

869,918

 

A well established lawn service with key employees. Monthly billing is $58,600. 120 residential in 1 area which takes 1 day, 4 associations, and several comm. accts. The residential monthly income is approx $17K and comm. is $41,800. Owner has another profession and is only available a few hours a week. There are 3 mgrs. New owner could reduce the payroll and increase profit. The financials below reflect 2 managers and owner. SBA lender pre-qual with $137,500 down which includes $50K in working capital.

 

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BBF-84300325

Sarasota, Florida USA

Lawn Biz Residential

85,000

85,000

63,557

80,454

 

Opportunity Knocks! Very profitable turnkey residential Lawn/Landscape business in SW Florida beach community. An entrepreneur will find a very loyal clientele due to present owner's honesty & attention to detail. Includes Dodge Extended 1500 Van, Interstate 5' x 10' Box Trailer, Gravely 52" Pro Turn Commercial Mower with 575 hours, edger, trimmer, pruner, blower & all small tools & equipment to do the job. Business easily expanded. Hurry! Won't last long!

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-84300295

Sarasota, Florida USA

Breakfast Lunch

84,900

64,900

63,135

136,712

 

Light and bright w/windows and spacious kitchen open for Breakfast/Lunch, outside seating & coffee lounge for a total of more than 65 seats in 2000 sq ft. Located square in the middle of a 3000 home Golf community, near new mall & rowing facility with no competition for 5 miles. Lease allows for additional hours of service and demand for catering not presently offered. Active and loyal frequent customer base. Attractive Seller financing for highly qualified & solid credit Buyer. Video available! WOW!

 

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BBF-90406598

Lee, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Breakfast Lunch

349,000

349,000

113,757

757,164

 

Well established RESTAURANT located in the heart of a Southwest Florida Gulf Coast City Business District. Simple operation. Breakfast & Lunch Only. Remodeled with new furniture, booths, carpet, etc. in 2013. Business was up 11% last year.

 

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BBF-891611012

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Visa Possible * Ethnic Restaurant

365,000

365,000

80,102

357,737

 

22 year upscale Sushi, prime steak and seafood Japanese restaurant with regular table and Hibachi (Teppan-yaki) table side dining. Sushi dining room has 10 tables and sushi bar counter. Hibachi dining room has total of 6 tables including 2 private tables. Offers a traditional style Japanese food with noodle dish, sukiyaki, tempura and many Japanese tapas dishes with different kinds of Saki. At Hibachi tables, table side dining room offers prime steak, sushi grade seafood, and fresh vegetables.

 

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BBF-84300290

Sarasota, Florida USA

Fast Food-No Franchise

695,000

695,000

150,000

480,000

 

Perfect Oppt'y for Restauranteur who wants to own a Mexican fast food rest. that has "Franchise Opportunity" written all over it! A concept that opnd 4/13 & has been well rec'd in the community since Day 1. Existing bldg completely renovated w/drive thru & sits on 1.5 ac. Beautifully landscaped. Seats 36 inside & outside under nice covered patio. Pkg for 20+ cars w/car shows ea month. Brand new equip, incl 12' hood, A/C units, cooler & freezer condensers, griddles, stove, fryers & steam & cold tables.

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